Brash, flashy and in-your-face, Gangsta is the cinematic version of the characters it portrays. While it may not be as addictive as the substances the wannabe thugs sell, it does provide the promised good time you signed up for.
During the annual short film showcase at Mayhem Film Festival this year, the wide display of upcoming talent struck me. One of the most memorable and entertaining was Kevin Sluder's Heartless: a modern-day retelling of Edgar Allen Poe's classic story The Tell-Tale Heart. Here at Review Avenue, we were lucky enough to interview said director.